Local Obits for Sun. Aug 22nd, 2010
Betty B. Groseclose, age 81 of Alpharetta, Georgia passed away Friday, August 22, 2010. Memorial Services are pending at this time and will be announced at a later date. A private ...
McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home announces the death of Betty Wilkes, age 80 of Winder formerly of White County, passed away Saturday, August 21, 2010. Arrangements are i ...
Eunice Mae Sisk Cotton, age 86 of Lula, passed away Sunday, August 22, 2010, at the residence of her daughter following an extended illness. Born in Banks County on May 14, 1924, s ...
Memorial Park announces the death of Johnny Dillard Hester, 67 of Alto. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time.
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Bernice Beatrice Hicks, age 69, of Jefferson, who passed away Sunday, August 22, 2010. Mrs. Hicks, born June 23, 1941 in Winder, Geo ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Lisa Renay Seay Martin, age 45, of Winterville, who passed away on Sunday, August 22, 2010. Mrs. Martin, born November 23, 1964 in Cummin ...
Acclaimed novelist Ernest Gaines dies at 86
Novelist Ernest J. Gaines, whose poor childhood on a small Louisiana plantation germinated stories of black struggles that grew into universal stories of grace and beauty, has died
1st black Georgia senator elected post-Reconstruction dies
A former Georgia state senator who was the first black lawmaker elected to the upper chamber after Reconstruction has died
'Maude' co-star, character actor Bill Macy dies at 97
Bill Macy, foil to Bea Arthur's feminist wife in '70s sitcom 'Maude,' dies at 97
Retired, longtime Gainesville school official dies
A retired, longtime Gainesville school official, former Asst. Supt. Otis Ellenberg, has died.
Rep. Elijah Cummings was a sharecropper's son, took on Trump
Congressman Elijah E. Cummings has died to complications from longstanding health challenges, his office said. He was 68.
Ginger Baker, Cream's volatile drummer, dies at 80
Ginger Baker, Cream's volatile and propulsive drummer, dies at 80
Diahann Carroll, Oscar-nominated, pioneering actress, dies
Diahann Carroll, the Oscar-nominated actress and singer who won critical acclaim as the first black woman to star in a non-servant role in a TV series as "Julia," has died at 84.
Ex-French President Chirac, who stood up to US, dies at 86
Jacques Chirac, a two-term French president who was the first leader to acknowledge France's role in the Holocaust and defiantly opposed the U.S. invasion of Iraq in 2003, has died at age 86